The table below looks at the statistics for Knowledge Management skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Knowledge Management over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Knowledge Management
Rank 526 458 427
Rank change year-on-year
-68 -31
Contract jobs citing Knowledge Management 121 183 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.33% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.42% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 98 93
Median daily rate £350 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £330 £343
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -3.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 5
Median hourly rate £26.25 £21.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.09% +48.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.63 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
45374 44011 42946
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.60% 78.86% 77.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 29986 27420 26807
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1055 1279 1235
Median hourly rate £35.00 £29.82 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.37% -0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.35 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

Knowledge Management
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Knowledge Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Knowledge Management Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Knowledge Management
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Knowledge Management within the UK.

Knowledge Management Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Knowledge Management
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Knowledge Management within the UK over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Knowledge Management Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Knowledge Management
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Knowledge Management within the UK.

Knowledge Management Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Knowledge Management
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Knowledge Management within the UK over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Knowledge Management Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Knowledge Management
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Knowledge Management within the UK over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -78 109 £350 -6.66% 18
London -41 33 £388 -11.42% 8
Tyne and Wear -23 20 £290 -14.70%
North East -25 20 £290 -14.70%
Newcastle upon Tyne -28 20 £290 -14.70%
South East -48 20 £455 +19.34% 6
South West +15 19 £325 +18.18% 1
Berkshire +12 10 £460 +22.66%
Wiltshire +8 10 £230 -12.38%
Corsham +3 7 £230 -12.38%
Scotland -16 7 £365 +21.66%
Bristol +11 6 £330 +1.53% 1
Reading -2 5 £480 +28.00%
City of London +26 4 £375 -14.04%
Glasgow +4 4 £413 +50.00%
North West -15 4 £263 -12.22% 2
Hampshire -28 4 £394 +0.31% 1
Lancashire +4 3 £263 -12.22%
Blackpool +3 3 £263 -
East Midlands 0 3 - -
Nottinghamshire - 3 - -
East of England +2 2 £313 - 1
Milton Keynes +1 2 £225 -
Buckinghamshire -1 2 £225 -40.00%
Surrey -12 2 £551 +37.81% 1
Gosport -12 2 £450 +11.11%
Swindon - 2 £500 -
Nottingham - 2 - -
Dunfermline - 2 £160 -
Yorkshire - 2 £316 -

Knowledge Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Knowledge Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Knowledge Management.

1 98 (35.51%) ITIL
2 67 (24.28%) Finance
3 59 (21.38%) Microsoft
4 57 (20.65%) Project Management
5 53 (19.20%) Problem Management
6 52 (18.84%) Windows
7 51 (18.48%) Service Management
8 48 (17.39%) Change Management
8 48 (17.39%) HP
9 47 (17.03%) Security Cleared
9 47 (17.03%) Incident Management
10 43 (15.58%) MS Excel
11 40 (14.49%) Active Directory
12 39 (14.13%) SharePoint
12 39 (14.13%) ITIL V3
13 37 (13.41%) SQL
14 35 (12.68%) MS Office
14 35 (12.68%) Service Delivery
15 33 (11.96%) SC Cleared
16 32 (11.59%) Agile Software Development
17 31 (11.23%) Test Scripting
18 30 (10.87%) Stakeholder Management
19 29 (10.51%) HTML
20 28 (10.14%) Oracle
21 26 (9.42%) JavaScript
21 26 (9.42%) SLA
21 26 (9.42%) Migration
21 26 (9.42%) VMware
21 26 (9.42%) Degree
21 26 (9.42%) Analytical Skills

Knowledge Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 39 (14.13%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.90%) CICS
3 5 (1.81%) CMS
3 5 (1.81%) IBM Notes
3 5 (1.81%) Skype for Business
4 3 (1.09%) Apache
4 3 (1.09%) OpenStack
4 3 (1.09%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (0.72%) Confluence
5 2 (0.72%) JBoss
5 2 (0.72%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.72%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.72%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.36%) IBM Domino
6 1 (0.36%) IIS
6 1 (0.36%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.36%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.36%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 43 (15.58%) MS Excel
2 35 (12.68%) MS Office
3 11 (3.99%) MS Project
4 10 (3.62%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (3.26%) Photoshop
6 3 (1.09%) MS Visio
6 3 (1.09%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.36%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.36%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.36%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 9 (3.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (2.90%) assyst
2 8 (2.90%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (1.81%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.72%) KANA IQ
4 2 (0.72%) Magento
4 2 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.36%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.36%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.36%) SAP R/3
5 1 (0.36%) SunGard GMI
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.26%) Office 365
1 9 (3.26%) SaaS
2 8 (2.90%) Yammer
3 3 (1.09%) Force.com
4 1 (0.36%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.36%) GitHub
4 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.36%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.36%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.43%) Internet
2 10 (3.62%) DHCP
2 10 (3.62%) DNS
3 8 (2.90%) Intranet
4 7 (2.54%) CTI
5 6 (2.17%) SAN
5 6 (2.17%) TCP/IP
6 5 (1.81%) LAN
7 4 (1.45%) LDAP
7 4 (1.45%) MVNO
7 4 (1.45%) Radio Access Network
7 4 (1.45%) Telepresence
7 4 (1.45%) Value-Added Service
7 4 (1.45%) WebEx
7 4 (1.45%) Wireless
8 2 (0.72%) Firewall
9 1 (0.36%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (0.36%) SMS
9 1 (0.36%) SSL
9 1 (0.36%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.26%) DB2
2 7 (2.54%) SQL Server
3 5 (1.81%) Data Mining
3 5 (1.81%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (1.45%) Pentaho
4 4 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.09%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (1.09%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.09%) MySQL
5 3 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.09%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.36%) GIS
7 1 (0.36%) MaxDB
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.36%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.36%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 10 (3.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (2.54%) HP UFT
3 3 (1.09%) Eclipse
3 3 (1.09%) LoadRunner
4 2 (0.72%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.72%) Grunt
4 2 (0.72%) gulp
4 2 (0.72%) JIRA
5 1 (0.36%) CaliberRM
5 1 (0.36%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.36%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.36%) Maven
5 1 (0.36%) MSI
5 1 (0.36%) NuGet
5 1 (0.36%) NWDI
5 1 (0.36%) NWDS
5 1 (0.36%) Protractor
5 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.36%) Xcode
General
1 67 (24.28%) Finance
2 19 (6.88%) Telecoms
3 13 (4.71%) Banking
3 13 (4.71%) Marketing
4 9 (3.26%) Publishing
5 8 (2.90%) Legal
6 7 (2.54%) Financial Institution
6 7 (2.54%) Law
7 5 (1.81%) Retail
8 3 (1.09%) Electronics
8 3 (1.09%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.09%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.72%) Back Office
9 2 (0.72%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.36%) Avionics
10 1 (0.36%) Front Office
10 1 (0.36%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.36%) German Language
10 1 (0.36%) International Banking
10 1 (0.36%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (15.22%) Analyst
2 31 (11.23%) Developer
3 21 (7.61%) Project Manager
4 17 (6.16%) Architect
5 16 (5.80%) Coordinator
5 16 (5.80%) Incident Coordinator
6 15 (5.43%) Incident Manager
7 14 (5.07%) Test Analyst
8 11 (3.99%) Administrator
8 11 (3.99%) Consultant
8 11 (3.99%) Service Manager
8 11 (3.99%) Tester
9 10 (3.62%) Business Analyst
9 10 (3.62%) Knowledge Manager
9 10 (3.62%) Technical Leader
10 8 (2.90%) CRM Developer
10 8 (2.90%) Senior Analyst
10 8 (2.90%) Senior Developer
10 8 (2.90%) Systems Engineer
10 8 (2.90%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (10.51%) HTML
2 17 (6.16%) .NET
3 12 (4.35%) ASP.NET
4 10 (3.62%) Ajax
5 9 (3.26%) CSS
6 8 (2.90%) ISPF
6 8 (2.90%) Web Services
7 7 (2.54%) REST
7 7 (2.54%) SOAP
7 7 (2.54%) XML
8 4 (1.45%) CSS3
8 4 (1.45%) HTML5
8 4 (1.45%) Sass
9 3 (1.09%) DHTML
9 3 (1.09%) J2EE
9 3 (1.09%) Middleware
9 3 (1.09%) Visualforce
10 2 (0.72%) EJB
10 2 (0.72%) Struts
10 2 (0.72%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.42%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (6.52%) CMDB
2 18 (6.52%) Management Information System
3 11 (3.99%) Replication
4 9 (3.26%) Mainframe
4 9 (3.26%) Social Media
4 9 (3.26%) Wiki
5 8 (2.90%) AS400
5 8 (2.90%) Graphic Design
5 8 (2.90%) IBM Mainframe
6 7 (2.54%) Blackberry
7 5 (1.81%) Data Centre
7 5 (1.81%) User Experience
8 4 (1.45%) Hedge funds
8 4 (1.45%) IVR
8 4 (1.45%) Visualisation
8 4 (1.45%) W3C
9 3 (1.09%) Data Protection Act
9 3 (1.09%) Private Cloud
10 2 (0.72%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 52 (18.84%) Windows
2 24 (8.70%) Windows Server
3 19 (6.88%) Linux
3 19 (6.88%) Unix
4 14 (5.07%) Windows 7
5 9 (3.26%) Windows 10
6 8 (2.90%) MVS
6 8 (2.90%) zOS
7 7 (2.54%) Solaris
8 5 (1.81%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (1.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (1.81%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (1.45%) AIX
9 4 (1.45%) Apple iOS
9 4 (1.45%) Mac OS X
9 4 (1.45%) VME
10 3 (1.09%) HPUX
10 3 (1.09%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.72%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (35.51%) ITIL
2 57 (20.65%) Project Management
3 53 (19.20%) Problem Management
4 51 (18.48%) Service Management
5 48 (17.39%) Change Management
6 47 (17.03%) Incident Management
7 39 (14.13%) ITIL V3
8 35 (12.68%) Service Delivery
9 32 (11.59%) Agile Software Development
10 31 (11.23%) Test Scripting
11 30 (10.87%) Stakeholder Management
12 26 (9.42%) Migration
13 24 (8.70%) ITSM
14 23 (8.33%) Automated Testing
15 21 (7.61%) PRINCE2
16 20 (7.25%) CRM
16 20 (7.25%) Workflow
17 19 (6.88%) Root Cause Analysis
17 19 (6.88%) Test Strategy
18 17 (6.16%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 37 (13.41%) SQL
2 26 (9.42%) JavaScript
3 17 (6.16%) Java
4 15 (5.43%) PowerShell
5 14 (5.07%) C#
6 10 (3.62%) COBOL
7 8 (2.90%) JCL
7 8 (2.90%) Python
8 6 (2.17%) VB
9 5 (1.81%) Perl
9 5 (1.81%) XAML
10 4 (1.45%) PHP
11 3 (1.09%) Apex Code
11 3 (1.09%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.09%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.72%) C
12 2 (0.72%) Ruby
12 2 (0.72%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.36%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.36%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 47 (17.03%) Security Cleared
2 33 (11.96%) SC Cleared
3 26 (9.42%) Degree
4 20 (7.25%) ISTQB
5 13 (4.71%) DV Cleared
6 12 (4.35%) ISEB
7 10 (3.62%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 10 (3.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 10 (3.62%) ITIL Certification
7 10 (3.62%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (2.90%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (2.17%) MCITP
10 5 (1.81%) BPSS Clearance
11 4 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 3 (1.09%) MCSA
12 3 (1.09%) PMI Certification
12 3 (1.09%) PMP
13 2 (0.72%) MCSE
13 2 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 1 (0.36%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (9.42%) SLA
2 18 (6.52%) ISO 9001
3 13 (4.71%) QA
4 2 (0.72%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 40 (14.49%) Active Directory
2 21 (7.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.90%) Hyper-V
3 8 (2.90%) Job Entry Subsystem
3 8 (2.90%) vSphere
4 2 (0.72%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.36%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.36%) XenApp
5 1 (0.36%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (4.71%) SCOM
2 12 (4.35%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 10 (3.62%) SCCM
4 8 (2.90%) HP Quality Center
4 8 (2.90%) Tivoli NetView
5 3 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (1.09%) Puppet
6 1 (0.36%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.36%) OpenView
6 1 (0.36%) Perfmon
6 1 (0.36%) SCSM
6 1 (0.36%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 59 (21.38%) Microsoft
2 48 (17.39%) HP
3 28 (10.14%) Oracle
4 26 (9.42%) VMware
5 22 (7.97%) ServiceNow
6 15 (5.43%) BMC
7 12 (4.35%) Remedy
8 10 (3.62%) Citrix
9 8 (2.90%) Cisco
9 8 (2.90%) IBM
9 8 (2.90%) SAP
10 6 (2.17%) Lotus
11 5 (1.81%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (1.45%) Huawei
12 4 (1.45%) Siebel
12 4 (1.45%) Veritas
13 3 (1.09%) Adobe
13 3 (1.09%) CA
13 3 (1.09%) ICL
13 3 (1.09%) Informatica
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